Smith Pond Geology

On January 22nd, several Dartmouth Professors took their classes out to Smith Pond Shaker Forest to learn about the geology of the area. Meredith Kelly, Associate Professor of Earth Science and her geology class drilled through the ice at the deepest point of the pond (10m) to take sediment cores. They hoped to reach sediments […]

Brackett Brook Farm: A Hill Farm Looks Forward

Brackett Brook Farm, off of Route 25-A in East Orford, is one of the last family hill farms in the area. Since 1866 five generations of the Pease family have worked the fields and forests of the 103 acre farm. Today that farm is protected forever. Brackett Brook Farm is owned by Harry and Linda […]

Lunch & Learn

It’s cold and icy. Or it’s raining and muddy. Or maybe the sun is out but you just don’t enjoy being outdoors in the cold. Don’t worry – we have you covered for indoor, environmental based events this winter. UVLT is hosting a series of lunch time lectures on a variety of environmental topics. This […]